gnutls_x509_crt_check_hostname (3) - Linux Man Pages
gnutls_x509_crt_check_hostname: API function
NAMEgnutls_x509_crt_check_hostname - API function
- gnutls_x509_crt_t cert
- should contain an gnutls_x509_crt_t structure
- const char * hostname
- A null terminated string that contains a DNS name
DESCRIPTIONThis function will check if the given certificate's subject matches the given hostname. This is a basic implementation of the matching described in RFC6125, and takes into account wildcards, and the DNSName/IPAddress subject alternative name PKIX extension.
RETURNSnon-zero for a successful match, and zero on failure.
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